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Vail Backcountry Tours

Vail, CO 81657
+1 970-476-7749
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Captain Cook takes us around town!

Family of 8 from El Salvador (Central America) - two kids, 9 and 11... obviously no snow where we... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
LaMamideJulian
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San Salvador, El Salvador
via mobile
Very fun tour!

These guys are a lot of fun and make the whole thing very easy and safe. Our group of 4 all had a... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
aureliusjackson
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Southport, North Carolina
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Vail Backcountry Tours is the only tour company in Vail Colorado. Why sit in a van for half the day when you can snowmobile just across the street from Vail Mountain? We pride ourselves in providing the most diverse and accessible terrain in the Valley. Our experienced, safe, and knowledgeable staff is guaranteed to show you the trip of a lifetime. Family friendly snowmobile tours, that are 5 minutes from the lifts of Vail Mountain.
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Family of 8 from El Salvador (Central America) - two kids, 9 and 11... obviously no snow where we come from... zero experience snowmobiling... so Captain Curtis Cook took us under his wing and showed us the BEAUTIFUL BACK COUNTRY! Very safe, and very comfy...More

Thank LaMamideJulian
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Thank you for your review! We are all so glad you had a great trip:) We hope to see you on your next trip to Vail!

Reviewed 31 March 2017

These guys are a lot of fun and make the whole thing very easy and safe. Our group of 4 all had a great time and would highly recommend this company.

Thank aureliusjackson
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Thank you for your review! We much appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Vail.

Reviewed 30 March 2017

My family did the Vail Backcountry Tour and had a blast. This is one of those times I will have to come back with many other family and friends to enjoy this time together PLAYING and seeing the beautiful sites of the Colorado scenic mountains....More

1  Thank DDBing65
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Much appreciate your review, Snowmobiling is such a great sport for all types of travelers:) We hope to see you back next year!

Reviewed 30 March 2017

As a seasoned visitor to Vail, I've done a lot but can hands down say this was one of the best experiences I've ever had there. I went with a group of girlfriends and we enjoyed every minute of it. The staff was incredible, the...More

2  Thank KBinMN
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Thanks Lady! Awesome to hear you all had a great time, we hope to see you on your next trip to Vail.

Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took our 12 year old kids and we had a great time. We each had a kid on the back of the snowmobile with us. Greg was great making sure we were all together and still making it fun for all....More

1  Thank Kari K
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you Kari! We much appreciate your review and are so happy you & your family had a great trip:) We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 28 March 2017

We have used Vail Backcountry Tours in the past and keep returning. Gregg and the support staff are wonderful. Great experience for the whole family.

1  Thank Patty C
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you Patty! We look forward to seeing you all on your next trip, so glad you had a great experience.

Reviewed 28 March 2017

The staff at Vail Backcountry Tours were all friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating. They picked us up right at the front door of the Westin and we were at their base camp in no time (much shorter commute than the other outfitters in the Vail area)....More

1  Thank forsfelice
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you for your review! So glad you all had fun and enjoyed the trip. We look forward to seeing you all next year:)

Reviewed 26 March 2017

The folks at Vail Backcountry Tours were great. Friendly, very helpful in explaining operations and instructions for snowmobiling in the mountains. Had a great time over a wide terrain from trails to open ranges. Good for all skill levels. I actually had a small problem...More

Thank 2017PJB5
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you for your review! So glad you had a great time! We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Vail.

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took our teenage daughters on the afternoon snowmobile trip and it was incredible. I had never been on a snowmobile before but Gregg, our guide did a great job of explaining how to operate it. He took our group to a...More

1  Thank suzyqitaly
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

So glad you all had a great time and much appreciate your review! We look forward to seeing you all again on your next trip to Vail!

Reviewed 21 March 2017

This was our first experience on a snowmobile and it couldn't have been better. The beauty of the mountain took our breaths away, and driving the snowmobile was absolutely thrilling. Our guide, Gregg, was awesome and took great care of us. Our tour included lunch...More

1  Thank WolfPackMom2013
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2017

Thank you for joining us! So glad you all had a great time with us here in Vail:)

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kccooper28
Do you have to book for a snowmobile tour in advance, and if so, how far in advance? Thanks!
28 January 2017|
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Response from Carrie R | Property representative |
Hello, always best to book ahead of time if possible to assure you will be able to take the tour you would like to book:) Feel free to give us a call to discuss further or I am happy to check the dates you may have in mind... More
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Nancy C
What equipment is provided?
12 September 2015|
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Response from Ed L | Reviewed this property |
We went on the snow mobile tour and helmets were given out. Snacks/ warm cookies are given, too.
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mijaandbuster
where exactly is this hotel located? is it near the UN office of Nairobi and the village market?
28 December 2014|
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Response from Annsha | Reviewed this property |
This is not a hotel, it was a company that provided snowmobile tours near Vail, Colorado.
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